Posts tagged with "HPC Innovation Center"


HPC4Mfg project aims to reduce costs and time of manufacturing next-gen LED lights

June 8, 2017 -  
Next-generation light-emitting diode (LED) lamps, similar to the lasers used in Blu-Ray players, can emit brighter, whiter light than conventional LEDs, but they’ve yet to replace them on a large scale because the gallium nitride (GaN) substrate they are built on is expensive and difficult to make...
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LLNL team’s code that improves molecular dynamic performance by orders of magnitude among Gordon Bell Prize finalists

Nov. 21, 2016 -  
A Lawrence Livermore team’s dramatically improved first-principles molecular dynamics code that promises to enable new computer simulation applications was one of the finalists for the 2016 Gordon Bell Prize. The team presented its ground breaking project at the 2016 supercomputing conference ( SC1...
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Lawrence Livermore tapped to lead ‘co-design’ center for exascale computing ecosystem

Nov. 11, 2016 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) was one of four national labs selected today to lead a "co-design" center by the Department of Energy’s Exascale Computing Project (ECP) as part of a four-year, $48 million funding award. Each co-design center will receive $3 million annually. See the...

National labs' researchers join effort to develop applications under Exascale Computing Project

Sept. 9, 2016 -  
The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Exascale Computing Project (ECP) on Wednesday announced its first round of funding with the selection of 15 application development proposals for full funding and seven proposals for seed funding, representing teams from 45 research and academic organizations,...

RAND and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory combine high performance computing and public policy analysis for demonstration of water resource management

Aug. 25, 2016 -  
Researchers from the RAND Corporation and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have joined forces to combine high-performance computing with innovative public policy analysis to improve planning for particularly complex issues such as such as water resource management. Building on previous...
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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory dedicates new supercomputer facility

June 29, 2016 -  
Officials from the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and government representatives today dedicated a new supercomputing facility at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). The $9.8 million modular and sustainable facility provides the Laboratory...

DOE HPC4Mfg Program seeks to fund new proposals to jumpstart energy technologies

March 17, 2016 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif – A new U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) program designed to spur the use of high performance supercomputers to advance U.S. manufacturing is now seeking a second round of proposals from industry to compete for approximately $3 million in new funding. T he High Performance Computing...

DOE funds 'HPC for manufacturing' projects

Feb. 17, 2016 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and partners announce 10 new industry projects to advance manufacturing using high performance computing under a DOE program Industry projects ranging from improved turbine blades for aircraft engines and reduced heat loss in electronics to waste reduction in...

NASA features LLNL star-formation simulations

Jan. 12, 2016 -  
High performance computing (HPC) simulations exploring star formation by Lawrence Livermore astrophysicist Richard Klein were among select research highlights featured by NASA at the recent supercomputing conference in Austin, Texas. Klein’s “Simulating Star Formation: From Giant Molecular Clouds...

Tri-lab collaboration that will bring Sierra supercomputer to Lab recognized

Nov. 19, 2015 -  
The collaboration of Oak Ridge, Argonne and Lawrence Livermore (CORAL) that will bring the Sierra supercomputer to the Lab in 2018 has been recognized by HPCWire with an Editor’s Choice Award for Best HPC Collaboration between Government and Industry. The award was received by Doug Wade, head of...